UNIST research team engineers a new synthetic protocol for 2D PANI
The formation of 2D polyaniline (PANI) has attracted considerable interest due to its expected electronic and optoelectronic properties. Although PANI was discovered over 150 years ago, obtaining an atomically well-defined 2D PANI framework... Read More
Innovative packaging concept to provide emotional relief to young children in poor communities
A UNIST design team, led by Prof. James A. Self (School of Design & Human Engineering) has announced that its ‘Toy Box’ design concept has received Notable and Winner design awards in the 2016, New York-based Core77 Design A... Read More
UNIST partners with Power Plaza Co. Ltd. to make greener, lighter electric vehicles.
Engineering ultra-compact foldable electric vehicle for urban mobility in collaboration with Power Plaza Co. Ltd.
UNIST is ready to bring nimble, urban-friendly motoring to South Korea’s crowded city centers with a fleet of its brand new ultra-compact foldable electric vehicle for urban mobility. Besides its absolutely innovative design, this ele... Read More
Understanding disease mechanisms and for developing novel drugs.
For a protein to function appropriately, it must achieve its proper conformation and location within the crowded environment inside the cell. Moreover, information of subcellular locations of proteins is important for in-depth studies of ce... Read More
Providing unique insights into the mechanisms of many neurologic disorders.
An international team of researchers, affiliated with UNIST has pinpointed one common molecular mechanism that may protect people with Down syndrome and other intellectual disabilities. This breakthrough research has been led by Prof. Kyung... Read More
Bezle-less foldable electronics, developed by Prof. Jang-Ung Park and Prof. Ju-Young Kim.
New display technology that visually eliminates the display bezel.
Foldable electronics has emerged as a key technology for realizing next-generation portable displays and wearable electronics. Although extensive efforts have been devoted towards realizing foldable electronics, it has been difficult to ove... Read More
Contributing to the future biomedical research and new drug development.
A new study by an international team of researchers, affiliated with UNIST has announced that they have succeeded for the first time in observing the structural changes in carbonic anhydrase. The breakthrough comes from a research, conducte... Read More
Opening the door to ultracompact devices exploiting functional fluids.
Appearing in the online version Scientific Reports
As digital data usage has soared in recent years, energy efficiency has become a critical factor for large-scale data processing systems. Therefore, footprint of devices becomes even more critical for applications with limited physical spac... Read More
Discovering DNA molecules directly interact with one another based on sequence.
Appearing in the recent edition of Nature Communications.
The prevailing hypothesis has suggested that the functions of DNA, such as the way the DNA is organized, largely depend on its interactions with protein molecules. However, a new study, affiliated with UNIST finds that DNA molecules directl... Read More